21c Chicago Weddings, Rehearsal Dinners, Receptions
Marriage is one of life’s greatest events – plan yours with a rehearsal dinner, wedding or reception that is sure to make a lasting impression! Leave the boring reception hall behind – 21c Chicago offers a truly unforgettable venue for your event.
Just steps off Michigan Avenue in the heart of River North, the beautiful light and art-filled spaces of 21c Chicago are the perfect place to entertain and inspire. For large events, the Main Gallery can host up to 150 seated and 200 for a cocktail reception, plus there are 5 other galleries for more intimate events or overflow.
Space is available for private parties of 10 – 300 people.
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Bringing Your Vision to Life
21c’s events team will take care of it all: linens, tables, chairs, set up and tear down. Out-of-town guests can enjoy 21c’s luxurious rooms and suites, while the special couple can treat themselves to the exclusive 21c suite. And for the foodies in your life, our in-house restaurant’s culinary team will prepare a catering menu specifically tailored to your needs and wants. Our restaurant and bar offer a variety of bar packages and a carefully selected wine and spirits collection, highlighted by an impressive selection of bourbons, wines and other liquors.
Planning & Packages
Planning a wedding should be a fun experience and we’re here to help inspire with creative packages to make your day as magical and special as possible. Our team is always ready to discuss ideas with you, but below are some of our current wedding packages.
We also talked with renowed Chicago wedding planning expert Jane Himmel on how to get creative with wedding plans during a pandemic. Read more about her tips on our blog.
Big or Small: Make a Statement
Say more than “I do” on your wedding day. Express your unique style with a venue that lets you be true to you. From our Captivating art to innovating catering menus from Lure Fishbar, you’re sure to make it memorable with 21C. Our Micro Wedding Package for up to 25 guests includes:
- 2 passed hors d’ouevres
- 3 course plated dinner (salad, entrée, dessert)
- Complimentary cutting cake
- 4 hr standard bar package
- Table, Chairs, flatware, white china
- Black or white linen and napkins
- Votive candles
- Complimentary one- night stay in our Luxury suite
- Late Check out for the Newlyweds and their parents
- Discounted Room Rates for your Guests
Contact our Events team at chi.events@21cChicago.com for more information on this package.